Meet our Minister & Staff

Meet our Minister & Staff

Preaching Minister

Minister position currently open 


Youth Director

Tom Smith

Tom began his ministry at the Kingston Church in October of 2018. Prior to his move to Kingston in 2010, Tom served as a teacher, activities director, and swim coach at Baylor School in Chattanooga, TN. Tom is married to Emily, who grew up in the Kingston Church. They have a son, Rivers.

Interesting Fact: Tom has coached swimmers who have competed in the Olympics!!!



Children’s Director

Deena Scalf



Office Administrator

Shawn Scalf

Shawn has served as the office admin. since December of 2017. He has been a part of the Kingston Church family for 30 years. He grew up in Harriman and joined the Air Force after high school graduation.  In 2015, at the rank of Chief Master Sergeant, Shawn retired from the USAF after 27 years of service which included stations in Turkey, Iraq, UAE, Italy, London, France and Germany.


Shawn is married to Deena (Walcott) Scalf and has two grown children Carlee and Nash.